WHATWG


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WHATWGWeb Hypertext Applications Technology Working Group
WHATWGWeb Hypertext Application Technology Working Group
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Nevertheless, this model has had some problems when adopting it (Tomberg & Laanpere, 2009), because it is supported by WHATWG (Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group) (WHATWG Editors, 2014) which deviates from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), a leader in the Semantic Web Project.
The Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) began work on the new standard in 2004, when the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) was focusing future developments on XHTML 2.0, and HTML 4.01 had not been updated since 2000.
The Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG), is charged with the mission of upgrading the web to HTML5 to support rich web experiences without dependence on proprietary technologies.